Jesse Rath

Jesse Rath Promoted to Series Regular for Supergirl Season 4

I appear to be 2-for-2 today. Earlier I wrote up the article that Hartley Sawyer, aka Elongated Man, was being made a series regular for season 5 of The Flash. A few weeks back I named Ralph Dibny the best new character of the season for the series. Now we get word that Jesse Rath, who […]

Supergirl Season 3: Brainiac 5, the Best New Character of the Season

Now that most of The CW series have wrapped up for the season, I'm going to go through and analyze the shows for various things like best individual issue, comparing big bads, main character arcs, etc. Kicking it off with best new character, taking a trip to Earth-38 for Supergirl. There are quite a few […]


Supergirl Season 3, Episode 10 Recap: Legion of Super-Heroes

This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl season three episode – Legion of Super-Heroes. . . . . . This episode was a bit surprising in a good way. Most of the promos focused on the introduction of Brainiac-5 aka Querl Dox (Jesse Rath), the third member of the Legion of Super-Heroes we've met so […]


Supergirl Season 3: Brainiac 5 Introduces Himself to Kara

Supergirl returns tonight after its mid-season hiatus, and things pick up in the aftermath of the battle between Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and Reign (Odette Annable). Kara is in a coma, being kept alive by the Legion of Superheroes technology, and Mon-El (Chris Wood) awakens another of the Legion to help her. Querl Dax (Jesse Rath), […]

Brainiac 5

Supergirl Season 3: Jesse Rath Comments on Lukewarm Reactions to Brainiac 5

Late last week an extended trailer for the midseason return of Supergirl was released, and we got our first look at Brainiac 5. The character is part of the Legion of Superheroes, also the title for the episode, and in the comics is a green-skinned, blond-haired native of the planet Colu, and claimed to be […]

Brainiac 5

Supergirl Season 3: First Look at Jesse Rath as Brainiac 5

Supergirl fans have to wait until January 15th for the series to return, but that doesn't mean we can't get a glimpse at the next member of the Legion of Superheroes that will be making his debut when the show returns. Jesse Rath (Defiance) joins the cast as Brainiac 5, who in the comics is […]


Supergirl Season 3: Brainiac 5 to Make First Appearance When Series Returns

After getting beaten into unconsciousness, the Girl of Steel looks like she could use some help — and that is exactly what she is going to get when Supergirl returns on January 15th. The mid-season finale showed us Samantha Arias (Odette Annable) fully awaken as Reign, and when she confronts Kara (Melissa Benoist), the battle […]


Supergirl Season 3: Defiance's Jesse Rath Cast As Brainiac 5

Supergirl continues to build up the Legion of Super-Heroes as word from TVLine is that Jesse Rath (Defiance) has been cast as Brainiac 5. The character is the 31st Century version of the Superman villain, but he is half computer and half organic life. He and other members of the Legion of Super-Heroes will travel […]